LOVELY NOB HILL FLAT, MINUTES TO FISHERMAN'S WHARF AND UNION SQUARE!

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo

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LOVELY NOB HILL FLAT, MINUTES TO FISHERMAN'S WHARF AND UNION SQUARE!

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2 bedrooms, 1 bath, sleeps 4

Situated in beautiful and world-renowned Nob Hill in the heart of San Francisco, this flat is extremely desirable for anyone looking for contemporary luxury in a vibrant and historic city!

This gorgeous 2 bedroom flat is perfectly located near the cable car museum, Grace Cathedral, and the infamous Fairmont Hotel in upscale Nob Hill. It’s a short walking distance to Fisherman’s Wharf, Union Square, North Beach, the Financial District, Russian Hill, the Embarcaderro, and the Marina.

Just steps away are an abundance of shops, restaurants, and countless attractions to keep you occupied every second of your stay!!

The flat has been completely renovated and boasts beautiful wood floors throughout, granite kitchen countertops, top-of-the-line appliances, a designer bathroom with a'rain' shower, designer furniture, a custom 'round' bed in master bedroom bay windows, luxurious bed linens and towels, and two 42' flat screen televisions. Last but not least, the windows are quadruple-paned and the walls are soundproofed for maximum quietness.

Look out from the Bay windows at the Bay Bridge, the Bay, the Transamerica Building, and the lively city!

Inside the rental, you will find stocked everything you need for your stay. There is shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, and even all the spices for cooking. We don't want you to have to run to the store last minute for cleaning supplies or salt and pepper!

We would love to have you stay in our beautiful vacation rental for your next vacation!

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed

Melissa

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo

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Property Reviews

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Lovely Nob Hill flat, minutes to Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square!
average rating of 4.931818 based on 44 reviews
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Lovely Nob Hill flat, minutes to Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201133
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Nob Hill San Francisco
Norway
5

Great place.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2009
  • Stayed: May 2009
We stayed a week in the apartment in May. The description on the website is accurate. It deserves the superlatives from the previous reviews. The apartment has all you need (plus extras; we appreciated the good design, the laundry, the W-LAN and the flat-screen TV). The apartment is newly decorated and well-maintained. The location is also perfect, in the middle of it all. Don't worry about the proximity to the cable cars, the glazing is good and they don't run in the middle of the night anyhow. Look out the window and enjoy them. We attended a conference for parts of our stay, and our colleagues were really envious...this is better than a hotel room ( the 30 bus or the cable cars take you to less than five minutes walk from the Moscone Centre, so it is really convenient if you are attending a conference there). The hosts (Nick and Melissa) were very nice and attentive through the whole renting process. Melissa's note on shopping for groceries in the area came in very handy, the hills are steep and you loose your orientation quickly if you don't know where you are heading so remember to print it out. The suggestions for restaurants were also good. For families (with kids with tired feet who just want to rest in the sofa after a long day of sightseeing) a suggestion for some good take-away places would be a nice addition! We will recommend this place to our friends.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
Owner's Response: Indeed, the flat is much more comfortable than a hotel room! I love to give recommendations and I know many of the restaurants around town, so please ask me! Great suggestion for the take-away menu....I am creating one right now:) Cheers, Melissa
Helpful votes: 17/17
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Lovely Nob Hill flat, minutes to Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201133
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Nob Hill San Francisco
St. Louis, Missouri
5

Wonderful place to explore the city

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
We just returned from staying a week at this wonderful property on Nob Hill. We traveled with our teenage daughters, 14 and 16, and used the condo as a terrific home base to explore the entire city.

The location at the intersection of two street car lines made public transportation extremely fun and accessible. We rarely used taxis, but instead explored by jumping from street car to bus to F line trollers, and this really gave the kids a chance to experience all of the sights and sounds and smells of the city.

I can't tell you how many times we walked out of the condo and literally hopped aboard a passing street car, the waits were very short, and the cars connect you to places that are either final destinations, (the wharf, the ferry building, union square) or bus or F line connections to everywhere else. We took public transport to these places, plus the Haight, Golden Gate Park and the Presedio.

The condo itself is very well appointed, and big enough to accommodate four adults comfortably. The kitchen has everything necessary to prepare whatever meal you want to enjoy. We ventured to local vegetable markets and bakeries and delis to eat "at home" on several occasions. It is very well sound-proofed, no complaints about the noise, plus you're staying in the city, we wanted to hear the sounds!

Some tips: You must get a weekly pass to ride the MUNI buses, trollers and street cars. You can purchase them at the airport at the SFMTA information booth near the baggage claim area for $29 for seven days. They saved us a ton of money, and made jumping on and off the various transportation modes very easy.

Safeway will delivery groceries for free (first time) and nominal charge. We used them to stock up for the week, and then visited the Nob Hill Grocery at Clay and Taylor to pick up odds and ends. This little market is really nice, the folks there were friendly and helpful.

Melissa the owner/operator couldn't have been more helpful or lovely as she worked with us prior to the trip, and answered a couple of questions during the stay. We followed several of her restaurant suggestions that she provides, and they were all great. Especially the Nob Hill Cafe, this place is just up the street and really great.

Highly recommend this place for families or adults traveling on their own.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Lovely Nob Hill flat, minutes to Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201133
+1 4159139231
Nob Hill San Francisco
5

Wonderful apartment

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
The apartment was lovely as per the pictures. The beds were wonderful to sleep in and the kitchen island made it so conducive to cook a nice meal. The location is just door steps away from 2 cable car lines and you cannot get any nearer than that. My kids simply loved to take the cable cars everyday. I would recommend that you buy a 3 or 7 day pass so that you can take unlimited rides on the cable car during your stay, which otherwise would cost you $6 a ride. 4-5 rides on the cable car would already made your pass a worthwhile investment.

Melissa and Nick were such great people to deal with and they made the entire check-in and check-out processes so easy. During my stay, my kids messed up the settings on the television cable box and Nick was so helpful to run me through the settings despite being late at night. They they would also recommend places to buy groceries and also good restaurants. Without them, I would not have tasted my best breakfast experience at Mama's at Washington!

Some minor points to take note though. First, the parking garage was rather small. I rented a full sized sedan and already I felt that the parking space was tight. If you have anything bigger, you may want to explore street parking or another option. Secondly, while the apartment is really nicely located in between the main attractions such as the fisherman's wharf and union square and suggest that you can walk, the area around Nob Hill has many steep slopes. So you need to factor that in. A transport pass that costs around $22 or $28 for a 3-day or 7-day pass would resolve this issue though. These are really all very minor and the attractiveness this apartment offers far outweigh the minor issues.

I would certainly stay there again if I were to go to San Francisco again. Highly recommended.
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Lovely Nob Hill flat, minutes to Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201133
+1 4159139231
Nob Hill San Francisco
Cleveland, Ohio
5

Great Location for Vacation

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
My parents and I enjoyed our stay at Melissa's & Nick's flat. The location was convenient and it seemed that everything was within walking distance (Fisherman's Wharf ~20 minutes, Chinatown less than 5 minutes, coffee shop down the block, Cable Car Museum at the end of the block, grocery store ~10-15 minute walk). Since the Cable Car Museum is nearby, the cable cars are accessible almost right outside of the flat. We really appreciated Melissa's availability in answering emails and phone calls (even on a Saturday while at her son's birthday party). It was a pleasure working with honest and sincere people (it also provided a peace of mind).
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Helpful votes: 2/2
business
Lovely Nob Hill flat, minutes to Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p201133
+1 4159139231
Nob Hill San Francisco
Charlotte
5

What a way to stay....

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
The flat was just as advertised, immaculate and well stocked for a weary traveler. Having a fully stocked kitchen and washer dryer available was also nice and gave us a homebase to explore from. The flat's location was great. North Beach and Chinatown were an easy walk and Union Square just a bit longer. Both trolley lines were right outside the door which made the Peirs just a ride away. You will need a little stamina if you just like to stroll and wander, as the hills can be quite steep depending on your route. Within a day or two (of our 7 day stay) we had the routes down pat and preferred to walk. We found some great little local restaurants nestled in the neighborhoods, where we would least expect them. Melissa accomodated all of our needs staying in touch prior to our arrival, providing lots of little tidbits of interest, and during our stay she made herself available to answer any question or need. She has filled a drawer in the kitchen filled with all sorts of information about the city and events. She was a wonderful host and I hope to do stay again sometime in the future.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Availability & Rates

Nob Hill Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
High Season
Mar 1 2014 - May 31 2014
$249
$279
Fri,Sat,Sun
1 night
 
 
Peak Season
Jun 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
$269
$299
Fri,Sat,Sun
1 night
 
 
Low Season
Nov 1 2014 - Feb 28 2015
$229
$259
Fri,Sat,Sun
1 night
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100.00
Refundable damage deposit $300.00
Tax Rate 14.0%
Notes $300 fully refundable security deposit
$15/day parking, based on availability
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Amenities

Nob Hill Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Downtown
  • Monument View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Free Long Distance
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Garage ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Master Bedroom has queen-sized round bed situated in the Bay windows with lovely city views! Windows are quadruple-paned for maximum quietness. It also has a new 47' flat screen television and full-mirrored closets.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • CD Player
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • zoo
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • botanical garden
  • health/beauty spa
  • churches
  • playground
  • winery tours
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • boating
  • beachcombing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • jet skiing
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • snorkeling/diving
  • hiking
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • wind-surfing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • ice skating
  • tennis
  • cycling
Notes:
Beautiful new hardwood floors throughout!! Granite countertops in the kitchen, commercial stainless steel appliances, brand new designer furniture throughout, 2 flat panel 47' televisions with cable. Quadruple-paned windows throughout for maximum quietness!!
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